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American Pie by Don McLean

American Pie by Don McLean

“American Pie” by Don Mclean on Amazon What is American Pie by Don McLean? In 1971 the musical world was introduced to the American Pie written and performed by Don McLean. American Pie, to many, is seen as a rambling ride through the mind of McLean but in reality it is about death. Not just death of a musician but death of a whole genre of song. While Rock ‘n Roll hasn’t died the type of Rock ‘n Roll he’s talking about really did. The introduction to the song (by many considered to be the first verse) we get a glimpse of what McLean means. “A long, long time ago […]

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